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10 Free Customizable CSS Snippets for Radio Toggles & Switches

Radio buttons have only recently been open for deep customizations with CSS. The on/off switch design was lifted from Apple’s original iOS and moved …

Web Design

15 Online Design Tools To Help You Create Stunning Visual Content

Beautiful design and great visual content play a great part in today’s economy. It doesn’t matter in what field you specify – you might be a writer or entrepreneur wanting to sell your services or products.<p>The main difficulty is that hiring a competent designer might be expensive and if you run a …

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10 JavaScript and CSS Tools to Enhance Your Forms

Forms are an essential part of just about every website – yet, we don’t always pay too much attention to their finer details. There are a number of …

Webpack: A Detailed Introduction

JavaScript module bundling has been around for a while. RequireJS had its first commits in 2009, then Browserify made its debut, and since then …

Freebie: Coming Soon Bootstrap 4 Template with Full Width Background Image

We are back with another free template which is built with Bootstrap 4 and is suitable for websites which are under construction and want to display …

Here’s how you use mobile phones to learn programming when you don’t have a desktop

It’s not easy for computer science students at most universities in Africa to practice and develop their programming skills. They have the ability to program, but access to desktop or laptop computers might be a problem. I experienced this first-hand while teaching programming at a Kenyan …

The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons

The Edublogs support team regularly receives complaints and official requests to remove copyrighted content that users have placed on blogs.The legal …

Education Technology

10 best new web design tools for January

If you work in the world of web design, whether that be in a studio or working from home, it's vital to keep up-to-date with the latest industry …

Create your dream site with this top selection of Wordpress themes

Your website has to be welcoming if you want people to keep coming back. Give your site a friendly feel with all the function you require with themes …

Master web development with these 9,985 weird tricks

Ladies and gentleman, I would like to introduce you to Know It All, a tool to help you discover what you don’t yet know about web development.<p>A few …

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Best Practices For Animated Progress Indicators

Visibility of system status is one of the most important principles in user interface design. Users want to feel in control of the system they’re …

70+ Free Web Design Resources You Never Knew Existed

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>No matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web design, you cannot come up with the best web …

Custom Elements That Work Anywhere

Safari Tech Preview 17 now has Custom Elements “enabled everywhere”, meaning it won’t be long before they’re shipping in a stable version. Since more …

CSS Grid, Flexbox And Box Alignment: Our New System For Web Layout

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Please note that this article is quite lengthy, and contains dozens of CodePen embeds for an interactive view. The page might take a</i> …

6 objects of web design wonder this November

Looking for a little web design inspiration? Or maybe you want to make an early start on the Christmas shopping for the web designer in your life? …

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6 must-have items for web designers

Looking for a spot of web design inspiration? We round up 6 of the best and most interesting web design-related goodies from the last month.<p>01. …

Simplenote text editor goes open source on all platforms

Four months ago, I tried out Simplenote, a free text editor for Windows and Linux with support for Markdown, as well as syncing across multiple platforms. It was exactly what I needed for all my note-taking needs; I’ve used it to write every story I’ve published here at TNW since March.<p>Now, …

Software

Web Development Reading List #148: CSS Color Syntax Change, Browser News, And Hidden Expectations

I shut down my browser on Wednesday, accidentally having a setting switched on that clears history and all sessions. First, I was sad to have lost …

Your ultimate guide to GIFs: How to create them, when to use them and why they’re essential for marketing

GIFs are great.<p>And they’re everywhere.<p>We use them at Buffer in our customer service tweets, our emails, our Slack channel. We include GIFs in marketing emails and team announcements. Anywhere there’s a message; there’s the chance for a GIF.<p>And what’s more, we’ve found GIFs get great results! GIFs …

This Android app is the best way to find pokémon on the go

It's free, fast, and doesn't ask for a login<p>There's an entire digital cottage industry sprouting up around <i>Pokémon Go</i>, the explosively popular augmented reality game that has people hitting the streets scouring for imaginary pocket monsters. Naturally, the most common of these third-party products …

3 great ways to build a website prototype

Each individual prototype, like each individual website, has its own styles, objectives, and strategies. What works well for a cloud CRM website might not work as well for an ecommerce business.<p>In this article we’ll explore three of the most common digital prototyping methods: presentation software …

Prototyping

How the ice bucket challenge led to an ALS research breakthrough

When Bill Gates pulled on a red and white-striped cord to upturn a bucket of iced water positioned delicately over his head, the most immediate thought for many was not, perhaps, of motor neurone disease.<p>But the ice bucket challenge, the charity campaign that went viral in the summer of 2014 and …

Motor Neurone Disease

A selection of the best product design and UX/UI design resources

When making prototypes of a product, we often found that there are a large number of duplicate parts on the same page. Although these elements can be …

What the Success of CSS Says About Technology Standards

Earlier this month developer Zack Bloom wrote a thought-provoking essay that presented a look back in time to the 1990s when new Web content-styling …

HTML5.1: The New Standard is Nearing Completion

HTML5 becoming the official standard in 2014 was a milestone for modern web development. Better semantics, and easier controls, especially on mobile …

Learn How to Create a Vertical Slide-Out Menu with CSS Transitions

In this tutorial, we’re going to create a vertical slide-out menu using CSS3 transitions. The menus will be place on the left-side of the screen with …